Issue Date: 29th April 2023
Gardaí investigating an armed robbery at a business premises in Stillorgan, Co. Dublin that occurred this afternoon Saturday 29th April, 2023 have arrested a man.
Gardaí were alerted to a panic alarm activation when a lone male entered the business premises armed with what is understood to be a knife. The male threatened staff and left the premises with a large sum of cash.
No injuries were reported during the incident.
Following enquiries by investigating Gardaí, a male (aged in his early 50s) was arrested a short distance away and a sum of cash was also recovered.
He is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at a Garda Station in South Dublin.
Investigations are ongoing.